April 17, 2023 at 6:00 PM - April 17, 2023 - Regular Board Meeting
CALL TO ORDER: ROLL CALL/PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
Board of Education:
President Jennifer Brown Trustee Martha McGuire
Vice-President Derek Morton Trustee Scott Moore
Secretary Sherry Steffen Trustee Tara Kribs
Treasurer Darryl Antcliff
Superintendent Julie A. Brown
Executive Assistant Kortni Huron
Director of Finance Laurie McCann
CHANGES AND ADDITIONS TO THE AGENDA
This portion of the agenda is utilized by the Board to introduce topics for future study, to discuss school related matters, and to relate items of interest. No action is taken during this time. Occasionally closed sessions are scheduled to discuss confidential personnel, negotiations or property matters.
Section 8(1)(h) To consider material exempt from discussion or disclosure by state or federal statute.
SPECIAL PRESENTATION - STEM AT CHERRYLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL
Bryce TeBos and Josh Haggerty
SPECIAL PRESENTATION - SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAMMING AND GRADUATION CREDITS
COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE PUBLIC (AGENDA ITEMS ONLY)
Time limitations: Thirty minutes total, fifteen minutes per item, five minutes per speaker per item.
APPROVAL OF MINUTES
87-23 APPROVAL OF MARK BERRETH AS A PARAPROFESSIONAL
RESOLVED: That Mark Berreth be approved as a special education paraprofessional at Mill Creek Elementary. Mr. Berreth will be assigned to 32.5 hours/week, 5 days/week and will be placed at Step 6 of the paraprofessional wage scale.
88-23 APPROVAL OF RYAN JANIS AS A BASEBALL COACH
RESOLVED: That Ryan Janis be approved as the ERHS JV baseball coach for the 2023 season.
89-23 APPROVAL OF RESIGNATION OF DOUG WHITE AS A COACH
RESOLVED: That the resignation of Doug White as a ski coach be approved as of March 16, 2023.
90-23 APPROVAL OF RESIGNATION OF LISA VOLKERS AS A PARAPROFESSIONAL
RESOLVED: That the resignation of Lisa Volkers as a recess paraprofessional at Cherryland Middle School be approved as of March 8, 2023.
91-23 APPROVAL OF LEAVE OF ABSENCE
RESOLVED: That Lisa Hockin be approved for a one-year unpaid leave of absence for the 2023-24 school year.
92-23 APPROVAL OF PROPOSAL TO CONDUCT A SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH WITH SEARCH AGENCY
RESOLVED: That Elk Rapids Schools Board of Education be approved to conduct a superintendent search with ______________, as presented.
93-23 APPROVAL OF ACTION TO LEAVE LAKE MICHIGAN CONFERENCE
RESOLVED: That the action to leave the Lake Michigan Conference and join new athletic conference at the conclusion of the 2023-24 school year, as presented.
94-23 APPROVAL OF BOARD POLICY UPDATES - SECOND READING
95-23 APPROVAL OF OVERNIGHT TRIP TO CAMP LOC FOR CHERRYLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL
RESOLVED: That the 7th grade class overnight trip to Camp LOC be approved for May 24 through May 26, 2023.
96-23 APPROVAL OF ELK RAPIDS HIGH SCHOOL ADMINISTRATION OFFICE FURNITURE
RESOLVED: That the high school office furniture quote be approved, as presented.
97-23 APPROVAL OF BOARD MEETING MINUTES
RESOLVED: That the following board meeting minutes be approved, as presented.
COMMUNICATIONS FROM THE PUBLIC
Time limitations: Same as above.
CORRESPONDENCE TO AND FROM THE BOARD OF EDUCATION
BOARD OF EDUCATION CELEBRATING SUCCESSES
SCHEDULED ACTIVITIES/FUTURE MEETINGS